France’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed “The Hexagon” (l’Hexagone en français) because of the country’s roughly six-sided shape, France is strategically located on the European continent. It borders Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland and Italy to the east, Andorra to the South and Spain to the west. England is almost due north across the English Channel from France. France shipped US$488.8 […]

Singapore’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed the Fine Country, the Republic of Singapore is a Southeast Asian island strategically located near China, Malaysia, Indonesia and Australia. Singapore shipped US$329.9 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for 2016. From a continental perspective, 74.5% of Singaporean […]

Mexico’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the United Mexican States, Mexico shares its northern border with the United States and parts of its south-eastern perimeter with Guatemala and Belize. Mexico shipped US$373.9 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2.3% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier for 2015. […]

Hong Kong’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed Pearl of the Orient, Hong Kong is a special administrative region in the People’s Republic of China located on China’s south coast. The world’s sixth-largest exporter, Hong Kong shipped US$516.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 3.2% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion. From a […]

Japan’s Top Trading Partners

Known as the Land of the Rising Sun, Japan is a major economic and political power in Asia. Yet the United States represents the country’s number one trading partner in terms of Japanese export sales. The world’s fourth-largest exporter, Japan shipped US$645.2 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly […]

China’s Top Trading Partners

The world’s largest exporter, China shipped US$2.119 trillion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 13.1% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in 2015. From a continental perspective, half (49.8%) of China’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to other Asian trade partners. […]

Italy’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed The Boot based on the country’s geographic shape, the Italian Republic is in Southern Europe sharing borders with France, Switzerland, Austria and Slovenia to the north. Italy shipped US$461.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2.8% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier […]

Finland’s Top Trading Partners

Finland shipped US$57.8 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 0.4% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in 2015. From a continental perspective, $37.4 billion or 64.7% of Finland’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to other European trade partners. Asian importers […]